Oluwapelui Olanrewaju

Accounts Payable Clerk I am a results-oriented professional with expertise in payroll administration, finance, and executive assistance. Currently serving as a Payroll Administrator at Axiom Resource Management in Falls Church, VA, I oversee payroll for US employees, ensuring compliance with regulations and timely processing through ADP for a team of 200+. In my prior role…

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Sherry Gustafson

Sherry got her start in accounting as a junior in high school when she took her first accounting class. Soon she was bookkeeping for small businesses around her rural town. Knowing her love for Accounting, Sherry began accounting college courses immediately, allowing her to graduate with two bachelor’s degrees in four years: accounting and finance.…

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David Maley

Interim Chief Financial Officer David Maley is the Finance Planning and Reporting Manager for WACIF. His prior work experience includes serving as Treasurer for Project 48 in Portland, Oregon, and over a decade working for Adidas across various finance and operations roles. David is excited to bring his experience and perspective from sporting goods and…

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Kahil Robinson

HR Generalist Kahil Robinson is an HR professional with over 5 years of experience working in the Information Technology industry. Kahil holds a master’s degree in strategic human resources development and management from the University of Denver and a psychology bachelor’s degree from Hunter University. He is a process and people-driven professional with expertise that…

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Kara Ulmer

Operations Director Kara is a leader recognized for achieving results with creativity, collaboration, and excellence in both nonprofit and for-profit industries. As a leader of operations, Kara is responsible for ensuring robust, efficient infrastructure and processes to allow WACIF to serve entrepreneurs in the D.C. area with excellence. This includes technology support, project management, process…

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Junell Venord

Senior Human Capital Director Junell is a transformative Senior Human Resources Leader with a 15-year track record of success in driving organizational excellence through strategic people practices and innovative HR strategies. As a dedicated HR Partner, she provides consultative guidance, coaching, and support to both executive leadership and staff, fostering a culture of collaboration and…

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Bradley Johnson

Accounting Specialist Bradley Johnson is an Accounting Specialist for the Washington Area Community Investment Fund’s grant programs and has over 9 years of experience in the financial field. Born and raised in New York City, relocated to Washington, D.C. to attend Howard University and ultimately fell in love with the DMV. Prior to joining Wacif,…

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